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Be burn aware

Be burn aware

Shriners Hospitals for Children has been a leader in burn care, research and education since the 1960s.

How can you be burn aware?


Joe Minoso, from the NBC show Chicago Fire, joins Shriners Hospitals for Children to encourage everyone to Be Burn Aware.

See what simple steps your family can take to help stay safe this holiday season.



This 5-minute quiz could save your life


Are you taking precautions to reduce the risks of fire and burns in your home?

An independent survey conducted by Shriners Hospitals for Children shows that many U.S. adults do not follow key safety practices.

Take our quiz to find out if you and your home are prepared.



Meet Kilee


At 16 years old, Kilee's life was turned upside down after an explosion in her home.

Now, she is thriving and wants families to always Be Burn Aware.



Meet Julianna


A candle fire on Christmas Day in 2010 changed the lives of Julianna, and her mother Tracy, forever.

They have shared their story in hopes others will learn from their experience and Be Burn Aware.



Burn prevention materials


Have fun while learning about burn prevention with Boots and Brewster. Our complimentary burn prevention materials include age-appropriate activity books, posters and fact sheets.



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